The Real Deal presents the University of Miami School of Architecture’s Masters of Real Estate Development and Urbanism Shark Tank. Aspiring developers and industry titans are coming together for the first-ever challenge for our future leaders in real estate. This event, emceed by The Real Deal’s publisher, Amir Korangy, will give the audience a window into the closed-door investment process as three teams pitch their ideas for development projects to our esteemed judges comprised of University of Miami graduate school board members and selected professionals approved by The Real Deal experts. The Real Deal will donate a portion of the net proceeds to the University of Miami’s School of Architecture, Masters in Real Estate Development and Urbanism scholarship fund.

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Amir Korangy

The Real Deal

Nitin Motwani

Miami WorldCenter


David Arditi

Aria Development Group

Lissette Calderon

Neology Life Development Group

Jay Massirman

Rivergate Companies

Fred Rothman

Lennar Corporations

Richard Cava

Ipanema Properties


3 : 30 - 4 : 00 PMRegistration
4 : 00 - 4 : 10 PMWelcome remarks
Judges' introduction
Explanation of event format
4 : 10 - 5 : 30 PMGroup presentations
Judges' deliberation
5 : 30 - 7 : 00 PMCocktail reception and networking

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